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Hello faithful readers! It has been a long time since my last post and a lot has happened. The biggest development is that I will no longer be teaching mathematics at…

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Happy Pi Day! Here are some videos for your viewing pleasure: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIGYAw_WCW9bfD5OkGhBuQWSZBEi0d1No

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I’ve been selected as a finalist for TEDx ZumbroRiver! Please let me know what you think of my pitch. https://youtu.be/qEnlXrRT3R4

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Isn’t college supposed to challenge your mind and take you outside of your comfort zone? http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2015/09/the-coddling-of-the-american-mind/399356/

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A great article in The Atlantic on how the term “Growth Mindset” is being used and misused: http://goo.gl/AD41yw

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The Impact of Translated Flipped-Classroom Videos in 8th Grade Algebra – John Bartucz The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether translating flipped-classroom micro-lectures into Spanish and Somali would…

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As part of my action research project, I have written a literature review of English Language Learners in the mathematics classroom, technology in the classroom and the use of flipped…

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A great article for new math teachers: http://www.edutopia.org/blog/why-math-karim-ani

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This is the first of my “flipped” videos that has been translated into Somali for the EL students in my classes. I know that the voice/video timing isn’t perfect, but…

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